Join us and experience ‘The Big Event’ in the Mongolian calendar. Soak up the exciting atmosphere of the Naadam Festival from the opening ceremony to the 20km horse race. An opportunity very few people get to see up close.
Retracing one of the most important trading routes of ancient civilisation, the Silk Road follows in the footsteps of such legendary figures as Alexander the Great and Marco Polo as we travel across 5 countries through areas only accessible by train.
Enjoy a rail tour with a difference traversing across the grand wilderness of China through stunning scenery and ancient cities before offering a magical exploration of Tibet, known affectionately as the Roof of the World, and home to more Himalayan peaks than anywhere else.
Naadam is the one and only Big Event in Mongolia – a spectacularly colourful national festival, held every year. Naadam literally means ‘three manly games’. Known as the world’s second oldest Olympics, it celebrates what defined civilisation in the Steppes eight centuries ago; archery, wrestling and horse riding.
Explore the countries on both the eastern and western shores of the Caspian Sea – Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.
Incomparable cities, remote communities, dramatic fjords, abundant wildlife, serene forests and stories recounting a turbulent history awaits you on this adventure of a lifetime.
Take the trip of a lifetime
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